04/11/2018
comparing serviced offices to traditional office space

Serviced Offices Versus Leased Offices in Jerusalem

  As you compare office space options in Jerusalem, one type of consideration is whether to choose a leased space or a serviced space. Each type of office presents different pros and cons. Your business’s specific needs will be the major deciding factor if a leased office or serviced office […]
16/07/2012

Businesses need protection too, says Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce

The Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce has proposed the enactment of fresh legislation to protect business owners and boost economic growth, citing the disturbing statistic that the Knesset has enacted no fewer than 157 laws in favour of employees, at the expense of employers, over the past ten years. […]
19/04/2012

JBC hosts free legal advice for Olim

There’s a Workshop coming up on Sunday 29 April which will greatly interest anyone who is setting up or expanding a business — or who has been hired by such an enterprise. It’s called Employee Rights & Employer Obligations In Jerusalem. The programme runs from 10am sharp till 11.30am and […]
11/01/2012

Coastal “Silicon Wadi” includes Jerusalem

No-one but a few dedicated fans would predict that Jerusalem would get a mention in an article that describes the world’s most creative cities — but the capital’s boisterous big/little brother Tel-Aviv makes it.  The JBC Blog is delighted to say that, for the purposes of this feature, Tel-Aviv extends […]
02/01/2012

“How Jerusalem can help your business”: Moty Hazan to speak

The Jerusalem Business Networking Forum is hosting Jerusalem Development Authority (JDA) CEO Moty Hazan on Wednesday 18 January, when he will be speaking on the topic “How the City of Jerusalem can help your Business”. The event begins at 6pm. The JDA is a statutory authority established and operating as […]
04/09/2011

The cost of living: how expensive is Jerusalem?

This weekend has seen unprecedented demonstrations in Israel against the high cost of living, drawing a reaction from the government that this is a problem which it must speedily address.  But, from the point of view of the foreign businessman working in Israel’s capital, just how expensive is it? The […]